Provincia San Matteo (Filippina)

Maumere: Youth Lenten Retreat

(March 23) Sixty-four young people from San Carlos Junior High School, accompanied by their teachers, had their Lenten retreat at the Rogationist Formation House in Wailiti, Maumere. Fr. Yoris Ndawi and Fr. Petrus Marianus gave talks followed by personal moments of reflection. All the Rogationist priests of the community helped in the celebration of the Sacrament of Reconciliation, which ended with Holy Mass presided by Fr. Petrus.

The confreres and seminarians of the community welcomed them with joy.

Maumere: Ritiro quaresimale dei giovani

Rogationist College in Silang: Lenten Recollection for Parents

The Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of the Rogationist College in Silang, Cavite (Philippines) organized a Lenten Recollection for parents held at the covered St. Francis Sports Center of the school.

Fr. Ariel Tecson, RCJ shared an insightful talk on how to reflect this Lenten Season. Afterward, he presided over a mass. A certificate of appreciation was given by Mr. Melvin Genesis, PTA President, and Fr. Zander Conson, PTA Adviser. 

Cebu: Workshop on Emotional Quotient

(March 21) Thirteen 2nd and 3rd  year 13 seminarians of St. Hannibal Formation Center - Cebu concluded their 6-month program in growing towards Emotional Quotient (EQ) conducted by Mrs. Louie Migne. The program intended to facilitate the seminarians in their growth in human affectivity by maturely growing and committing themselves to live their lives with Emotional Intelligence.

SMP Postulants Return from Mission Immersion

The Postulants with their host families and the Rogationist SHEC community.
Celebration of the Eucharist.
Despedida party.
Back to the Postulancy House in Merville, Paranaque.
(Mar 22) Departing for Guimaras for the Phase 3 of the Postulancy program.

(March 15) The postulants of the St. Matthew Province returned to the Formation House in Merville, Paranaque after a month of mission immersion in the St. Hannibal Empowerment Center (SHEC), living in the slums of Manila and experiencing concretely the life of the poor families who hosted them. They went to the different SHEC communities in Pasay, Baseco, and Bulacan. 

Maumere: Lenten recollection for teachers

(Mar. 22) The Rogationist House of Wailiti welcomed a group of 45 teachers from Maumere for their Lenten Recollection guided by Fr. Agustinus Afridus RCJ, who also presided the Holy Mass that concluded the series of their spiritual activities. The other Rogationist priests helped in administering the sacrament of reconciliation to them all. Thanks be to God, every flows wonderfully and this was our great part of sharing the Rogate for all of them.

UPV St. Anthony of Padua Community: Lenten Recollection and New Leadership Team

The Union of Prayer for Vocations (UPV) St. Anthony of Padua Community, affiliated with the Rogationist Community of the St. Hannibal Rogate Center, held its Lenten recollection and installation rite of its leadership team last March 11, 2023, at St. Hannibal Chapel in Fortunata, Parañaque City (Philippines)..

Fr. Eduardo Fernandez, UPV Spiritual Adviser, offered points of reflection on the relationship with Jesus, the Good Shepherd.

FISH, Maumere: Ritiro quaresimale

(8 marzo) Il Formation Institute of Saint Hannibal (FISH) ha organizzato una giornata di ritiro spirituale per i aspiranti e postulanti della diocesi di Maumere durante il periodo di Quaresima. Padre Henri Gualbertus RCJ ha guidato i partecipanti a riflettere sul viaggio verso il nostro io interiore, verso il nostro Dio, attraverso i deserti della propria vita. L'attività è iniziata alle 9:00 del mattino nella comunità contemplativa delle Suore Passioniste a Maumere. 


(March 8) The Rogate Youth (RY) of the Father Hannibal Formation Center (FHFC) in Paranaque, Philippines had their Lenten Retreat with the theme "Rogate Youth: Dare to be Holy". Fr. JR Arreza RCJ, the vocation director of the FHFC, facilitated the retreat. He emphasized to them the need to deepen their relationship with the Lord in order to continue their journey as Rogate Youth. In order to inspire their fellow RYs, the participants were given the opportunity to share their reflections from Fr. JR's talk.

Seminario di Manila: Notte culturale ENAMORED PARTY 2023

Rogate Soul Band
Fr. Ronaldo Paulino, Superior of FHFC, gives the opening remarks.
Rogate Soul Band
Awarding of prizes
Awarding of prizes
Fr. Tom Jun Lancin's surprise number.

(4 mar) La nostra serata culturale è stata intitolata "Enamored" (innamorati), seguendo il tema del nostro ritiro mensile "Enamored with Christ" (innamorati di Cristo), derivato dalla citazione di Sant'Annibale "Fall in love with Jesus Christ" ("innamoratevi di Gesù Cristo") rivolta a P. Vitale.  Per i seminaristi del Fr. Hannibal Formation Center si è trattato di un'occasione per mettere in mostra i loro talenti.

Borsa di studio per Rogationist Academy Davao

(3 marzo) La Rogationist Academy Davao (Filippine) e la Philippine Army Finance Center Producers Integrated Cooperative (PAFCFIC) hanno firmato un memorandum d'intesa per il programma di borse di studio degli studenti della Rogationist Academy Davao e del St. Anthony Boys Village.

Scholarships for Rogationist Academy, Davao